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Purchasing Assistant

Job Title: Purchasing Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Great Barr
Salary: 18000 - 22000
REF: VAC-19130 - VH
Contact Name: Vicki Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

As the Purchasing Assistant, you will be:
* Controlling stock coming into the business and informing suppliers of discrepancies
* Liaising with internal departments to ensure that materials are delivered on time to meet production demands
* Raising purchase orders, dealing with returns and resolving invoice queries
* Obtaining quotations from new and existing suppliers

As the Purchasing Assistant, you will:
* Have previous experience of working within a purchasing or buying role
* Have a persuasive manner to stick to budgets and deadlines
* You may have experience of working as one of the following: Purchasing Assistant, Administrator Buyer, Buying Assistant, Procurement Administrator, Supply Chain, Category Buyer or Stock Control 

You will receive a salary of circa £20,000 per year.
Alongside this, you will receive benefits such as:
* Annual company bonus depending on performance
* 28 days holiday including the Bank Holidays and Christmas Shutdown, this will increase with service
* Company pension scheme
* Life assurance
* Free car parking